Eton Historical review

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Eton Historical review

Daily RoutineAwakening: 5 amPraying: up to 6 amLessons: up to 8 pmLanguage: Latin Games: football

Aim:King Henry VI wished to provide free education to 70 poor boys who would then go to King's College, Cambridge, which he founded in 1441.

Founder: King Henry VIDate of foundation: 1440

ETONHistorical Review

Number of students: 70 (nowadays about 1300 boys)

Holidays: at Christmas (3 weeks)in Summer (3 weeks). Traditions: "Fourth of June" (King's George III Birthday marked by "speeches", cricket, a procession of boats and picnics).



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